Autumn Swings with 4 free live performances in November for Philly’s innovative music organization, The Jazz Sanctuary
— Alan Segal, Founder and Executive Director, The Jazz Sanctuary
PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA, USA, Nov. 1, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Fall is swinging, with four free live concerts in November for The Jazz Sanctuary, Philadelphia’s most innovative music organization.
“This year has been amazing,” said Alan Segal, Founder and Executive Director of The Jazz Sanctuary. “We have emerged from the pandemic and people continue to attend our events in greater numbers. November promises to be a wonderful month, with events at Church of the Incarnation, St. Peter’s Glenside, Hadley’s Restaurant, Trinity Church Buckingham and Main Line Unitarian. The number of events this year? 70! We will reach 695 events in 11 years by the end of this year, and we are planning our 750th live concert next summer, which we are planning as a big party.
The November performance schedule begins on Thursday 3 November and 8 September with an evening of ‘Jazz & Joe’ (live music, coffee and sweets) at the Episcopal Church of the Incarnation in Yardley (1505 Makefield Road
Morrisville, Pennsylvania 19067). This performance, which begins at 7:30 p.m., features The Jazz Sanctuary Quintet, including James Dell’Orefice (piano), Leon Jordan Sr. (drums), Randy Sutin (vibration/percussion), Eddie Etkins (saxophone) and Alan Segal ( low). This concert is free.
On Sunday, November 6, the Jazz Sanctuary Quintet will travel to Glenside, where they will provide music for morning services at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church (654 N. Easton Rd., Glenside, PA 19038). Services start at 10 a.m.
Another evening of “Jazz & Joe” with The Jazz Sanctuary quintet is scheduled for Thursday, November 10 at Trinity Episcopal Church in Buckingham (Routes 202 and 413, Buckingham, PA 18912). The Segal (bass). This concert, which begins at 7:30 p.m., is free.
A two-part video from The Jazz Sanctuary’s recent concert on Monday, June 6 is now available on The Jazz Sanctuary’s website at https://thejazzsanctuary.com/jazzn-joe-video/.
Updated information on all upcoming Jazz Sanctuary events can be found at https://thejazzsanctuary.com/schedule-of-events-updated-weekly/.
Donations to support Jazz Sanctuary’s mission continue to be essential to the growth of the organization as it enters its second decade. The Jazz Sanctuary is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides free jazz music to charities, community centers, and places of worship, among others.
Since its founding in 2011, The Jazz Sanctuary has performed more than 675 live shows in Philadelphia and surrounding suburbs in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Additionally, the organization brings its music to healthcare facilities, including regular performances for the Council on Brain Injury and others in the region.
Charitable events in the five county area have served organizations such as Friendship Circle, Cradle of Hope, Ronald McDonald House, Interfaith Hospital Center of the Main Line and Council on Brain Injury and Re-Med golf outing and therapy sessions.
Funding for The Jazz Sanctuary comes from individual donors as well as sponsors including CBIZ, Compass Ion Advisors, Philadelphia Federal Credit Union, The Big Event, Zled Lighting, Quantum Think and DMG Global.
Interested donors or sponsors, as well as local townships, places of worship, community centers or other public venues interested in participating in or hosting live Jazz Sanctuary events are encouraged to contact Alan Segal directly, either by phone at (215) 208-7314 or by email at [email protected] Additional information is available at http://www.thejazzsanctuary.com.
In concert, musicians from Jazz Sanctuary in Bethlehem, PA on June 6, 2022 (part 1)